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Inle Lake - Myanmar - Boat Trips, Buffalos and Buddhist Monasteries

Inle was one of the most singularly beautiful places that we visited in South East Asia. A glistening lake of epic proportions, fringed by lush green mountains, hillsides and vineyards providing the perfect backdrop for getting under the skin of Myanmarese culture. 264 more words

South East Asia

imaginary itinerary: japan

My imaginary trip to England is nice, but I think one of the best reasons to travel is to learn about a culture that’s completely different than your own. 141 more words

Myanmar Top Three Places For Tourists

Myanmar ( Burma ) is a must see for travelers who like Buddha and beaches, though not necessarily in that order. The country contains thousands of Buddhist temples. 489 more words


Thailand - decorated temples, saffon robed Monks, fun tuk-tuk rides, sumptuous cuisine, ancient cities, gracious people - 21 days - June 2015

Farewelled Penang and caught the ferry across to Butterworth and the train into Thailand. A smooth passport check and the sway, the movement of the rolling stock was somewhat mediative and familiar. 5,310 more words


IL - Man missing from Niles | Chicago

Police in north suburban Niles are asking the public’s help in locating a missing 63-year-old man.

Orin Baran is described as a 5-foot-9, 159-pound man with hazel eyes and brown hair, according to a statement from Niles police. 22 more words


Pureland Priestess

Kansai Scene presents an interview Ariya Sasaki, a young priestess of the Pureland sect of Buddhism. While female priestess were almost unheard of a generation ago, Ariya is determined to follow this path, and build a space for the community within her temple.


The amazing colors of China's Buddhist temples

When a photographer named Colin Miller visited Chengdu, China, he was struck by the colorful beauty of the nearby Buddhist temples and monasteries.  He spent two and a half weeks traveling through small towns in Sichuan province, taking pictures. 108 more words